This Whole Millennials + Food Obsession Seems Like It’s Here to Stay

July 24, 2015

“I should be spending the little money I have on laundry, but I’m not. I would rather get a great craft brew.”

This is what writer Eve Turow, 28, admitted on the phone to us. And she’s not unique—either in the money or the food department.

Turow characterized the quintessential Millennial experience this way: “You got into a top tier high school, you hustled through college—you’ve done everything society told you—and you’re not rewarded. You’re told, ‘You will be jobless.’” And yet, these same people, are, as one New York magazine headline decreed, “spending 25 percent of their paychecks on…